Safari 16.4 improved typography

Safari 16.4 update is big. WebKit team is killing it. Read the blog post summarising new features and fixes. I respect how performance and battery life are priority number one. I also like that Safari is leading industry in typography and layout. I used to work as a web developer and working with CSS and HTML is something I am enjoying doing, I am especially interested in new CSS tags.

My favourite new feature is font-size-adjust, I already added this to this blog, so if you run the new version of Safari you can benefit from improved typography. Here’s the before and after. So far Safari is the first browser to support this tag.

Text with a mix of 2 fonts, before and after, with the after having proportional sizes